Messenger Bag Tutorial by Re-Maine Wicked

Sunday’s posts this month will feature fabulous tutorials by our generous Ecoetsy members who have kindly shared their projects with us all. Thank you to everyone who contributed. This is going to be a fun and instructive month! Re-Maine Wicked shared the following tutorial showing how to make a messenger bag from all recycled pieces [...]

Absolutely No-Sew Draft Dodger

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I don’t know what temps are like where you are, but here they were in the single digits last night.    I was lucky to be able to stay inside where it was warm and dry.  We installed new weatherstripping this fall, and, of course, our house has added insulation.  Another way to keep it warm [...]

Themed Nomination Winners – Being Unique

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This week’s theme features your nominations of unique and unusual items from the shops of EcoEtsy members. Here are the winners: I agreed with Lynnaddison who nominated this gorgeous necklace that it (as well as several other pieces from this seller) has outstanding design: Curved Necklace made of jute twine and wire has been beautifully [...]

Themed Nomination – Music Festival

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It seems like summer is the season for music festivals.  There is an incredible variety of festivals almost every week-end, something for everyone from jazz, folk, R+B to reggae, techno and world music. Of course every music festival has vendors selling their wares from serious handmade to outrageous fun stuff only to be found (and [...]

Themed Nomination – Full Bloom

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What is blooming in your garden right now? From June to August my garden is a festival of color and I’m sure that many of you are enjoying the blooms of the season either in your own garden or in those of the community where you live.  If you live further South you may experience [...]